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Pierce County Herald
Ellsworth police blotter: March 13-20
Pierce County Criminal Court briefs
Prescott Police blotter March 1-12
Judge doesn't take convict's words lightly
Wisconsin roundup: Unexpected deficit in Walker budget proposal; EMT service expansion proposed in bill; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
Spring Valley Cardinals
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/28/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/30/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 4/5/17 Hearing - Traynor permit (Residence
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 4/5/17 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF EL PASO: 3/24/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
Henry B. Hince, 70
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Real Estate Showcase
June 6, 2013
State Political and Government News: Protests come in for cuts to journalism center
MADISON - The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism uncovers a lot of things - but one thing it doesn't know is why the center's being targeted in the new state budget. The Joint Finance Committee voted early yesterday to remove the center from its UW-Madison facility, and...
June 6, 2013 - 4:25pm
Fire bill procedures outlined; road study spurs action
The town of River Falls is getting serious about collecting overdue fire call charges, some left unpaid for years. Board members agreed the letter Town Clerk Ruth Stern wrote to send to people still owing for fire calls clearly explains the procedures for appealing or paying a fire...
June 6, 2013 - 12:12pm
June 5, 2013
Letter from Sen. Harsdorf: Harsdorf applauds finance committee action on budget
"The tough decisions we made last session to balance the state budget are now paying off for taxpayers. The budget surplus and growing revenue...
June 5, 2013 - 11:23am
State Government and Polticial Roundup: Abortion bills to get Senate public hearings
MADISON - Three controversial abortion bills will get public hearings today by a Wisconsin State Senate committee. One bill would require abortion...
June 5, 2013 - 9:53am
Joint Finance Committee approves new budget
MADISON - A new state budget was endorsed today that would cut taxes, reform Medicaid, expand private school choice, freeze UW tuition, make...
June 5, 2013 - 9:50am
June 4, 2013
Letter from Rep. Petryk: University of Wisconsin Tuition freeze
Since it was first reported that the University of Wisconsin System (UW-System) had a substantial surplus ($1.05 billion), the Legislature has...
June 4, 2013 - 3:45pm
Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Is the Dairy State ready for tax reform?
Get rid of tax credits for dairy farmers? No tax breaks for meat or food processing plants? Get rid of credits for ethanol? Cut beginning farmer...
June 4, 2013 - 3:41pm
Government and Political Roundup: Income tax cuts could be announced today
The committee that's revising the proposed state budget could decide today how much of an income tax cut you'll get over the next two years....
June 4, 2013 - 10:58am
First step in merging 911 centers approved
The Pierce County Finance and Personnel Committee took a first step Monday into possibly changing one of the essential functions of county services....
June 4, 2013 - 9:58am
Ellsworth Village Board rescinds quota for Class A licenses
By a 4-3 vote Monday, the Ellsworth Village Board rescinded the ordinance requiring 2,000 persons per Class A license within the village. The...
June 4, 2013 - 9:51am
June 3, 2013
State Government and Political Roundup: Republicans getting closer to a new budget deal
MADISON - Governor Scott Walker and the Republican leaders of both houses are getting close to a major state budget deal that includes more tax...
June 3, 2013 - 9:17am
May 31, 2013
Government and Political Roundup: Milwaukee County Board will look a lot different after today
Wisconsin's largest county board will be cut down to size, under a bill that Governor Scott Walker will sign into law this afternoon. A ceremony...
May 31, 2013 - 9:01am
May 30, 2013
State Government and Political Roundup: Taxpayers to pay back a large debt in unemployment fund
MADISON - Wisconsin taxpayers would help employers pay back a large debt in the state's unemployment benefit fund, under a budget measure endorsed...
May 30, 2013 - 9:00am
May 29, 2013
Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Help Wanted: Sand Mine Inspectors
"We really need concerned citizens to be our eyes and ears," wrote DNR Storm Water Specialist Ruth King in response to citizen complaints about...
May 29, 2013 - 10:40am
Minnesota News Roundup: No fifth term for Michele Bachman
A day after one of her biggest accomplishments was recognized, U-S House Republican Michele Bachmann said she would not run for a fifth two-year...
May 29, 2013 - 9:53am